Golden State Opportunity strives to improve the lives of working Californians.

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Golden State Opportunity strives to improve the lives of working Californians

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Golden State Opportunity leads, participates in and supports comprehensive efforts related to financial security by increasing utilization of the state and federal Earned Income Tax Credits and other public benefits.

Our Program Impact

$4 Billion

in state and federal EITC put directly back into the pockets of working families and individuals

4 Million

families benefited from the Cal EITC

1 Million

parents reached in schools throughout California

Our statewide program, CalEITC4Me works directly with other social service nonprofits, state agencies, faith-based groups, elected officials, community leaders and other public figures to provide workers with information on how to claim the state and federal EITC as well as how to find free tax preparation services.

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"The promise of America is that hard work should be honored with financial security. We founded Golden State Opportunity to ensure that promise holds true for everyone. We won’t be satisfied by anything less than a future where everyone lives with financial security."
— JOSEPH N. SANBERG, FOUNDER OF GOLDEN STATE OPPORTUNITY